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Vol3_085_August 1935

Weber State University Stewart Library Digital Collections

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Title Vol3_085_August 1935
Creator Utah Construction Company; Six Companies, Inc.
Contributor Six Companies, Inc.; Lawler, H. J.
Description "3401 Boulder Dam and Intake Towers, from the Arizona side. August 26th, 1935. 3391 Looking upstream toward Boulder Lake, from Observation Point. August 21st, 1935. 3408 Looking upstream toward the Nevada Spillway drainage flume and general area. August 26th, 1935. 3409 View taken from the Arizona Intake Towers, looking toward the Arizona Spillway. Note the excavation for the float well supply line. August 26th, 1935." In 1931, Utah joined Six Companies Inc. to raise the surety required to bid for the Boulder (Hoover) Dam contract. One of the world’s largest dams, Hoover Dam was completed in 1936 at a cost of $49 million. These scrapbooks document through photographs the construction of the dam showcasing UCC's part in its creation. black and white photographs 4 x 5.3 in. or 8 x 4.8 in. paper background 10 x 13.5 in.
Date 1933; 1934; 1935
Subject Boulder City (Nev.); Dams--Design and construction; Hoover Dam (Ariz. And Nev.); Six Companies, Inc; Utah Construction Company
Format image/jpeg
Publisher Stewart Library, Weber State University
Language eng
Coverage Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.)
Type Image
Source MS 100 Boxes 126-130
Rights Materials may be used for non-profit and educational purposes; please credit Special Collections Department, Stewart Library, Weber State University.

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